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The Undercover Hippy / Jimmy and the Riddles / Rapturous

October 14 @ 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm

As part of the UK Tour the The Penny Theatre is proud to bring you the Kent date for The Undercover Hippy.

Drum and Bass MC turned singer songwriter Billy Rowan, aka The Undercover Hippy, is definitely not your average singer songwriter. His music brings together soulful vocals, infectious reggae rhythms, and the lyrical delivery of a skilled mc. Starting out as a solo act in 2007, he has since teamed up with some fantastic musicians and performs as a four piece, mixing guitars, keys, drums, bass, and backing vocals to create a high energy, interactive and highly entertaining live show. Combining intelligent, provocative lyrics with dangerously catchy hooks and a feel good groove, this is music for the thinking man to shake his arse to. Think Natty meets Eminem…on a protest march…at the Edinburgh Fringe.

Renowned for the electric atmosphere of their live shows, Billy and his band have performed at some of the UK’s best festivals, including Glastonbury, Boomtown Fair, Shambala, Green Man, The Secret Garden Party, Ireland’s Electric Picnic, and many more. As their last album Monkey Suit, released in late 2014, continues to clock up over a million streams and sales, the band have been touring relentlessly, with over 80 shows and festival appearances across the UK and Europe each year. Highlights have included headlining alongside The Cat Empire, Grandmaster Flash and The Skints at Eden Festival in Scotland, playing to 1000’s of festival goers at Buskers Bern in Austria, and making a much anticipated debut appearance to a 2000 strong crowd at Boomtown Fair near Winchester.

Top Support comes from

Jimmy and the Riddles
Reggae/Dub/Ska

Rapturous
Hip-Hop / Mixed Genres

Entry £7 in advance £10 on the door
ROAR / OVER 18’s ONLY / Bring ID.
Doors 7pm

Details

Date:
October 14
Time:
7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.facebook.com/events/1538331742913232

Organiser

The Penny Theatre

Venue

The Penny Theatre
30-31 Northgate
Canterbury, CT1 1BL United Kingdom
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